The Washington Local community Wednesday met the four finalists vying to be the district’s next superintendent. After the school board narrowed the list of candidates during a first round of interviews this month, finalists were brought in
A former Toledo man accused of prostituting and raping a 15-year-old girl was found guilty Wednesday of those charges. Kerry Simpson, 50, now of Indianola, Miss., faces up to 18 years in prison when he is sentenced Tuesday by Lucas County Common
CARLETON, Mich. — Monroe County authorities say a man whose body was found in a burning car Wednesday might have killed himself. The unidentified 28-year-old from Dearborn Heights, Mich., was in a large fire about 4:30 a.m. in a field
Motorists on southbound I-75 in Perrysburg will encounter a new traffic pattern south of the U.S. 20/23 interchange today. Work crews were to shift southbound I-75 onto the northbound left lane and shoulder through the junction with I-475/U.S. 23
The Toledo Board of Education will hold a special meeting today during which it could vote on a new contract with the teachers’ union. The meeting, scheduled for 4 p.m. at the Thurgood Marshall Building, 420 E. Manhattan Blvd., is expected to
Teenspiration Workshop: Dramatically Inspired Works, presented at St. Mark Baptist Church, 2340 N. Holland-Sylvania Rd., June 18, 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. For teens interested in learning more about theater. Sessions on acting, voice, stage design and
Band/act: Ramona Collins. Recently voted: Best of Toledo Jazz/Blues for 2015 by local readers. Lineup: I am a bandleader and vocalist who works with various musicians, depending on type of gig. Year formed: Started singing professionally in 1969.
Births Mercy Health St. Vincent Medical Center Shannon McCarty-Douglas and Bryce Douglas, Toledo, girl, May 23. ProMedica Bay Park Hospital Courtney Orth, Toledo, boy, May 21. Rachel Diaz, Toledo, girl, May 24. Kaitlin and Grady Brecheisen,
The Lucas County Canine Care and Control returned to normal operations Wednesday after a localized outbreak of canine parvovirus. Adoptions from the 410 S. Erie St. shelter near downtown Toledo were suspended May 9 and other operations restricted
Yellowstone rangers fault tourists’ rescue effort.